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How is Window Film Applied?

Window film is applied to your existing windows, allowing for a quick, minimally disruptive installation. The process our factory-certified installers follow when applying window film to your windows is as follows: 

  • The inside surface of the glass is scraped very clean. 
  • The window film is applied with a soapy solution composed of water and a small amount of baby shampoo. 
  • The film is cut to the width and height of the glass. 
  • The excess water is squeezed from under the film to eliminate bubbles. 
  • The area is left clean and tidy as if nobody was there. 

Although it may be tempting to install the film yourself, we strongly recommend having a factory certified installer complete the work for optimal results and longevity. To ensure a clean, long-lasting application with no unsightly bubbles or streaks, work with a certified expert to complete the installation.  

As an authorized dealer of 3M and VISTA/LLUMAR solutions, New York Window Film has been supplying and installing window film to homes and businesses in Metropolitan New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut since 1990. We value integrity and honesty and strive to provide excellent service that our clients can trust. Our installers are highly experienced and factory certified. They consistently receive glowing feedback from our customers for their neat, talented, and efficient installation work. 

In addition to the performance and longevity you’ll enjoy with a professional window film application, your film is also backed by the manufacturer warranty. Manufacturers like 3M Company and Eastman Chemical stand behind their products. The warranty period depends on which film you choose. For example, VISTA/LLUMAR window films, manufactured by Eastman Chemical, are warrantied for a minimum of 10 years, and in residential settings, for the lifetime of the glass. 3M Company warranties most commercial film applications for 10-15 years, and most 3M residential films are covered by a limited lifetime warranty. With a professional installation by a certified installer and the backing of the manufacturer warranty, you can enjoy the benefits of window film for many years to come. 

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When you choose New York Window Film, you’re choosing not only high-quality window film products, but also exceptional, efficient, and experienced service. Learn more about our team, or contact us today to speak with one of our experts about your project.